DON’T PANIC: Last-minute Holiday gift guide for everyone on your list

There's still time to nab some of the season's sweetest offerings.


Gift-giving time is right around the corner but there’s no reason to panic is you haven’t finished shopping yet. We found the perfect gifts for everyone on your nice list and there’s still plenty of time to get these items under your tree this year.

For the freedom fighter

#BlackLivesMatter merch


The Black on Black collection and limited edition collaborations with iconic artist Hebru Brantley and original Black Panther Party artist Emory Douglas are a great choice for the activists in your life. The collection includes a range of hoodies, graphic tees, children’s apparel, headwear, accessories, and coffee mugs, all with the iconic BLM 3 stripe streak and hashtag heart logos.

Buy It: #BLMshop

For the Beyhive-repping bestie

Beyonce merch

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Beyonce has blessed her fans with another line of holiday merch this year and we know tons of music lovers who would be glad to see some of Bey’s latest offerings under the tree. Happy Holidayonce!

Buy It: ShopBeyonce

For the gentleman in your life


Crown Royal

Crown Royal

Whether hosting a neighborhood holiday party, cookie exchange or cozied up in front of a fire, celebrate the season with friends, family and the smooth, sophisticated and flavorful taste of Crown Royal. The limited-edition Crown Royal Blenders’ Mash showcases the warm vanilla and subtle oaky notes of the brand’s beloved corn-heavy whiskies. This bottle is sure to impress the the most discerning men on your list.

Buy It: Crown Royal

For the girl on the go




The Lay-N-Go is the perfect gift for a girl on the go. This patented cosmetic bag allows you to see all of your essentials at once, and clean it up in seconds. No more digging through your make up bag, or dumping it all out so you can find things in a hurry. Say “bye bye” to broken compacts and powder-covered products with this awesome item.

Buy It: LayNGo

For the curly girls (or boys)

Carol's Daughter

Carol’s Daughter

Blended with Sweet Clover Extract, Aloe Leaf Juice, Shea Butter and carefully selected ingredients, this recipe hydrates your hair so it’s softer and more manageable, and with oodles of healthy-looking shine. The holiday-inspired gift set includes a free gift for you to keep!

BUT It: Carol’s Daughter

For the next big thing

PEN America

PEN America

Unless you have been living under a rock, you have probably noticed the influx of Black content creators finding success these days and we know there’s tons more talent just waiting to be unleashed on the world. We’ve got the perfect gift for the aspiring author, or content creator in your life– a gift of membership to PEN America. Members are directly linked with an international community of authors, journalists, editors, translators, dramatists, screen writers, other established and emerging writing professionals, and their supporters who promote, defend, and celebrate the freedom to write.

Buy It: PEN America


For the mischievous munchkin

How to Trick the Tooth Fairy

How to Trick the Tooth Fairy

From the coauthor of Dork Diaries comes a witty and engaging picture book about a prankster who wants to pull off the best prank of all—pranking the Tooth Fairy! Kaylee loves pulling pranks: from dropping water balloons on passers by to even tricking Santa Claus, she’s a prize-winning prankster! When Kaylee loses a tooth and the Tooth Fairy goes about her usual tooth-taking business, Kaylee pranks her with a fake frog. As Kaylee and the Tooth Fairy try to out-prank one another, things get way out of hand, until the two finally see eye and eye and decide to share the crown!

Buy It: Amazon

For just about anyone



Ameribag’s Healthy Back Bag is designed specifically to make your bag feel lighter while protecting your spine.  Rather than pulling from one point on the shoulder, this cleverly designed bag distributes weight along the length of the back to minimize the strain on the back, neck and shoulders.  No matter how you choose to wear it, the Healthy Back Bag will mold to the shape of your body – so you get a vacation and your back does too! Available in tons of fabulous colors and styles, this bag is perfect for students, parents, and anyone who carries the weight of the world on their back!

Buy It: AmeriBag